Definition of intuit verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

intuit

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ɪnˈtjuːɪt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈtuːɪt//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they intuit
BrE BrE//ɪnˈtjuːɪt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈtuːɪt//
 
he / she / it intuits
BrE BrE//ɪnˈtjuːɪts//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈtuːɪts//
 
past simple intuited
BrE BrE//ɪnˈtjuːɪtɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈtuːɪtɪd//
 
past participle intuited
BrE BrE//ɪnˈtjuːɪtɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈtuːɪtɪd//
 
-ing form intuiting
BrE BrE//ɪnˈtjuːɪtɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈtuːɪtɪŋ//
 
 
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intuit that… | intuit something | intuit what, why, etc… (formal) to know that something is true based on your feelings rather than on facts, what somebody tells you, etc. She intuited that something was badly wrong. Word Origin late 18th cent. (in the sense ‘instruct, teach’): from Latin intuit- ‘contemplated’, from the verb intueri, from in- ‘upon’ + tueri ‘to look’.
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